Seaton, J(erome) P.

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SEATON, J(erome) P.

SEATON, J(erome) P. American, b. 1941. Genres: Poetry, Philosophy, Translations. Career: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, professor of Chinese and Asian studies, 1968-. Publications: (with A. Tobias and J.H. Sanford) The View from Cold Mountain, 1982; (with J.M. Cryer) Bright Moon, Perching Bird (poems of Li Po and Tu Fu), 1988; Love and Time: Poems of Ou-yang Hsiu, 1989; (ed. with D. Maloney) A Drifting Boat: An Anthology of Chinese Zen Poetry, 1994; I Don't Bow to Buddhas: Selected Poems of Yuan Mei, 1997; (with U.K. Le Guin) The Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu, 1997. TRANSLATOR: (and author of intro and notes) The Wine of Endless Life (poems), 1978, 2nd ed, 1985; (with D.W. Riggs) Francois Cheng, Chinese Poetic Writing, 1982; (with S. Hamill) The Essential Teaching of Chuang Tzu, 1998. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of poems to literary magazines. Address: CB3267, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]